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Randy Katz, MD, Ophthalmology, Boca Raton, FL, Bethesda Hospital East


Ophthalmology Boca Raton, FL

Retinal Disease

Florida Eye & Microsurgical Institute Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy & Medical/Surgical Retina Specialist

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  • Dr. Randy Katz is an ophthalmologist in Boynton Beach, FL and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bethesda Hospital East, JFK Medical Center, St. Mary's Medical Center, Wellington Regional Medical Center, and West Boca Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and has been in practice 33 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Creole. He specializes in retinal disease and is experienced in diabetic retinopathy, diabetes, macular degeneration, retina surgery, and vitreoretinal disease.

Education & Training

  • Baylor College of Medicine/Cullen Eye Institute
    Baylor College of Medicine/Cullen Eye InstituteResidency, Ophthalmology, 1988 - 1990
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
    Rutgers New Jersey Medical SchoolResidency, Ophthalmology, 1985 - 1988
  • Rutgers Health/New Jersey Medical School
    Rutgers Health/New Jersey Medical SchoolInternship, Internal Medicine, 1984 - 1985
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiClass of 1984
  • Rutgers College
    Rutgers CollegeBA, Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude, 1976 - 1980

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1990 - 2023
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1985 - Present
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Super Doctor
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • High Distinction in Chemistry
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Bilateral Vitreomacular Traction Resolved with a Single Intravitreal Ocriplasmin Injection  
    Katz RS, Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina, 1/1/2014
  • Endophthalmitis Caused by Mycobacterium Chelonae Abscessus After Intravitreal Injection of Triamcinolone  
    Benz, MS Murray TG, Dubovy SR, Katz RS and Eifrig CW, Arch Ophthalmology, 1/1/2003
  • Distinct Patterns of Spatial Frequency Response by Normal, Recovered Optic Neuritis, and Fellow Eyes to a New Linearly Variable Neutral Density Device  
    Haupt EJ, Katz RS, Chin P, Cinotti AA, and Frohman L, Graefe’s Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmo, 1/1/1993
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  • A phase II multicenter, double-masked, placebo-controlled, dosecomparison study of the safety and efficacy of Fenretinide in the treatment of geographic atrophy in sub...
    Randy Katz, MD; Roger Vogel, MD; Kimberly McLeod, MPH, ARVO, 1/1/2009
  • A Phase 2, Randomized, Controlled Study of Squalamine Lactate in Combination With Visudyne in Patients With Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization Associated With Age-...
    A. Delconte, MJ Gast, A. Eaton, D. Rosberger, W. Yarnell, R. Katz, ARVO, 1/1/2007
  • Macular Degeneration
    Katz R, American Medical Review, 1/1/2003
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Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, Creole

Hospital Affiliations